International ‘Collaboration Gap’ Threatens to Undermine Climate Progress and Delay Net Zero

New report sets out urgent priorities to rapidly make more clean technologies the most affordable options in key sectors.
  • September 2022

IRENA and Industry Leaders Launch the Alliance for Industry Decarbonization

IRENA, co-founding partner Siemens Energy and 12 companies across all industry sectors have launched the global Alliance for Industry Decarbonization.
  • September 2022

IRENA Director-General Reacts to UNSG’s Remarks on Energy Transition

Statement of the Director-General of the International Renewable Energy Agency, Francesco La Camera.
  • May 2022

Renewables Take Lion’s Share of Global Power Additions in 2021

New data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) shows that renewable energy continued to grow and gain momentum despite global uncertainties.
  • April 2022

Energy Transition Holds Key to Tackle Global Energy and Climate Crisis

World Energy Transitions Outlook outlines priority actions till 2030 to keep 1.5°C alive; calls on governments to fast-track energy transition for more energy security, resilience, and affordable energy for all.
  • March 2022

India and IRENA Strengthen Ties as Country Plans Major Renewables and Hydrogen Push

India signals intention to broaden renewable technology base including to green hydrogen.
  • January 2022

IRENA Partners with Alliance of Small Island States to Accelerate Energy Transition in SIDS

IRENA and AOSIS signed an agreement today at COP26, known as ‘Adaptation Day’, that will see the two organisations work closely to mobilise climate finance and to advance the deployment of renewable energy across Small Island Developing States (SIDS).
  • November 2021

Leading Players Call for Immediate Actions at COP26 to Accelerate Renewable Energy Jobs

More than 130 renewable energy leaders, under the auspices of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Coalition for Action, launched a Call to Action today, encouraging all governments at national, regional, and local levels to ensure access to high-quality, sustainable jobs during the energy transition.
  • November 2021

IRENA and Climate Investment Funds Partner to Advance the Energy Transition

CIF and IRENA will join forces to accelerate investment in clean energy globally. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed today by CIF’s CEO Mafalda Duarte and IRENA’s General Director, Francesco La Camera during a virtual signing ceremony.
  • October 2021

IRENA Members Advance Energy Transition Agenda Ahead of COP26

IRENA Council will be held on 26 and 27 October 2021 in Abu Dhabi, preparing the Agency’s future strategic objectives.
  • October 2021